Job Title: 
Northeast Iowa Medical Education Foundation University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Clinical Research Internship
Business Name: 
Northeast Iowa Family Practice Center, Waterloo
Application deadline: 
Monday, April 11, 2016
Start Date: 
Monday, May 16, 2016
Contact Person: 
Jim Hoehns
Email Address: 
Are you looking for a great summer internship? Spend your summer with the Clinical Research Department at Northeast Iowa Medical Education Foundation in Waterloo, Iowa. We are seeking a pharmacy or medical student who is interested in learning more about clinical research. Northeast Iowa Family Practice Center is the medical home for NEIMEF and its associated Family Medicine physician residency program. The John E. Sutherland Clinical Research Center at NEIFPC has been participating in industry sponsored clinical drug trials since 1992. Most clinical trials involve experimental medications used to treat metabolic or cardiovascular conditions. This position will assist study staff in patient recruitment, enrollment, and related tasks. Candidates for this internship should: • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills • Be able to work independently on assigned projects • Possess an automobile for occasional travel • Maintain a professional image • Exhibit ingenuity and problem-solving skills This internship is based at the Northeast Iowa Family Practice Center at 2055 Kimball Avenue, Waterloo, Iowa. Typical work hours will be 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Occasional early morning or evening work may be required. NEIMEF will work with the candidate to accommodate any personal days. The Research Center will be closed on Memorial Day and Independence Day. Free housing (e.g. dorm room style) will be provided in a facility which is physically connected to the clinic. The position is for 13 weeks. It will start on May 16 and end on August 12. The intern will receive compensation of $12.75/hour. To apply for this award, email your application information by APRIL 11, 2016 to: Jim Hoehns, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP, Research Director Northeast Iowa Medical Education Foundation Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Application information should include: 1. Name 2. Year in professional program 3. Pharmacy or medical work experience 4. Career goals (3-5 sentences) 5. Paragraph explaining how this award would assist you (6-8 sentences) in attaining those goals 6. Resume or CV